Community·Posted on Feb 11, 2017Which Cookbooks Do You Actually Use::dusts off bookshelf::by Sabrina MajeedBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink If you're anything like me, you love a good cookbook. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Columbia Pictures / Via merylstreeping.tumblr.com But sometimes our cookbooks are doomed to gather dust on our shelves. We may not have the time nor the ingredients to use them as often as we'd like... Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Netflix / Via giphy.com If they're lucky, maybe they'll find a second life as a coffee table book. Still, sometimes one cookbook shines above all the others. Like a reliable friend, it's the one you turn to time and time again. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Disney / Via giphy.com Maybe The Art of French Cooking helped you master the beef bourguignon you bust out on special occasions... Knopf / Via amazon.com, tablespoon.com Or newer publications like Chrissy Teigen's Cravings totally took your snack game to the next level... Clarkson Potter / Via amazon.com Maybe Yotam Ottolenghi helped you teach the picky eaters in your life to love their veggies... Chronicle Books / Via amazon.com, Ten Speed Press / Via amazon.com Or maybe 2-Chainz's Tour Bus Recipes is just so dang relatable that it actually makes cooking fun and approachable... Def Jam We want to know about your favorite cookbook. The one true book you just keep going back to. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Nickelodeon / Via giphy.com Did it teach you new techniques? Or introduce staple recipes that you still use to this day? Whatever it is, we want to hear about it. Tell us in the comments below and your answer may be featured in an upcoming post on BuzzFeed!